Now in its fifth edition, Naples summer Jazz Festival Sant’Elmo Estate, runs from June 29th through July 15th, 2012.

A series of five open air concerts performed on the castle’s Piazza d’Armi, it is presented by the Campania Region, the Province of Naples and the City of Naples, and organized by the cultural associations Napoli Jazz Club and Napoli Motus.

This year’s edition will include five well known names in the music scene who will be introduced by up and coming artists giving them the opportunity to perform in front of a large audience.

Friday June 19th – Fabio Concato

Saturday June 30th – Rino Zurzolo & Friends

Thursday July 5th – Giovanni Falzone & Arsene  Duevi

Monday July 9th – Il Bidone – Tribute to Nino Rota

Sunday July 15th – Dave Douglas and Joe Lovano